External Award: Liber Ero Fellowship

October 27, 2017

Apply for the Liber Ero Fellowship, an award exceptional natural or social science researchers, who have received their PhD prior to the start of the fellowship.


Eligible scholars will be exceptional natural or social science researchers, who have received their PhD prior to the start of the fellowship. Applicants should propose to be based at a Canadian academic or conservation institution, but researchers from any country are eligible for consideration. Applicants will identify a mentorship team of at least one academic and at least one conservation practitioner mentor. Applicants are encouraged to identify the mentor team early in their proposal to foster a meaningful collaboration.


The fellowship will consist of two years of support (the second year contingent upon satisfactory progress) with a $60,000 per year stipend and a $15,000 annual travel and research budget.

To apply, all of the material should be submitted to info@liberero.ca as a single PDF (please name your file using this format: Lastname_Firstname_Nov20xx.pdf) by November 1, 2017; the letters from academic references may be sent directly.

Full award details can be found at the Fellowship webpage.

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